Nigerian born Ayo grew up and was
educated in England.
He plays guitar and keyboards.
Having spent many years as a studio owner and musician Ayo now prefers to
concentrate on live work .
As a guitarist his style represents his wide experience from Classical to Soul and
from Jazz to Pop.
He currently plays with a number of London
based bands including a jazz trio,
a quintet and a couple of big bands.
He also does solo gigs, studio work,
has composed music for television,
and is very much in demand as a teacher.
Saxophone and Percussion
Adrian has toured extensively in Europe and North America, with various bands.
As well as playing with Jazz Thali, an Indo- fusion trio and the Remote Viewers,
he is also very active on the London club scene.
Adrian also runs The Valentinos Street Band, which specialises in outdoor work.
Adrian was the musical director of the resident band at the Millennium Dome, and has been the saxophone tutor at Hackney Community College for the past 10 years.
Tenor saxophone, flute and clarinet.
Sue Lynch works as a jazz musician in and around London, regular venus include The Orangerie ( Holland Park)and Westminster Abbey Gardens.
She has toured Europe and Canada with
The Happy End Big Band.
Sue worked as a musician for The Millenium Dome Band and has recently been performing at The Round House, with The Irrepressibles.
She has recorded and performed with avant-garde sax quartet The Remote Viewers, and runs her own club.
Pete Whyatt - Double Bass
Pete is a popular bass player on the London jazz scene, playing in a wide variety of settings from a piano trio to a big band. He regularly performs at hotels, clubs and functions throughout the capital.
He says " I enjoy playing with the Valentino's because we cover such a wide range of music and we always have a great rapport with our audience."